Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer told lawmakers Wednesday that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim.
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 11:41 AM EST
Humans Must Leave Earth Within 600 Years, Hawking Says
Professor Stephen Hawking, the former professor of mathematics at the University of Cambridge and author of best-selling "A Brief History of Time," said Sunday during a summit in China that the human species had...
Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 06:38 AM EST
Snapchat and Twitter Adopting New Looks to Gain More Users
A pair of struggling social-media darlings have decided they need to take on new looks if they want to prosper.
Twitter is rolling out a 280-character limit for nearly all its users, abandoning its iconic...
An Australian cyber security firm is warning Netflix subscribers about a scam email aiming to steal users personal information by tricking them into thinking that accounts are in danger of being suspended,...
Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 07:31 AM EST
Apple Revamped Overseas Ops to Find New Tax Havens: Report
Apple revamped its overseas subsidiaries to take advantage of tax loopholes on the European island of Jersey after a crackdown on Ireland's loose rules began in 2013, according to The New York Times and the...
Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 07:11 AM EST
Uber Tackles Sex Assault Problem by Pledging $5M to Training
Uber is pledging $5 million over the next five years to seven organizations that work to prevent sexual assaults, a move aimed at helping the ride-hailing service combat its own problems as well as society as a...
Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 08:03 AM EDT
iPhone X Hits Stores Friday; Will It Live Up to the Hype?
The iPhone X's lush screen, facial-recognition skills and $1,000 price tag are breaking new ground in Apple's marquee product line.
Now, the much-anticipated device is testing the patience of consumers and...
Thursday, Nov 2, 2017 at 08:53 PM EDT
Russia Hackers Pursued Putin Foes, Not Just US Democrats
The hackers who disrupted the U.S. presidential election last year had ambitions that stretched across the globe, targeting the emails of Ukrainian officers, Russian opposition figures, U.S. defense contractors...
Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 08:17 PM EST
New Razer Phone Offers Gaming With Powerful Display: Review
A new smartphone wants to raise the level of mobile gaming with a bolder display and more power. The Razer Phone, an Android smartphone, boasts a 120Hz display and a large battery to keep users energized for...